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Senior Consultant - Incident Response, Cloud Security (CONSULTANCY)

ANYWHERE, United States
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire

Do you have a passion for cutting edge cloud technology and a desire to work with the most sophisticated clients in the world? Our client, a global leader in endpoint security, detection, and response, has multiple openings for sophisticated cloud incident response consultants. The successful candidates will have strong experience conducting incident response investigations in the cloud, as well as administrating and securing cloud environments including AWS, Azure, O365, or GCP. Experience testing, auditing and recommending changes in these cloud environments is required. The Senior Incident Response Cloud Consultants will be responsible for conducting client-facing security assessments to identify areas of risk and gap remediation, as well as for writing up analysis and reporting all findings to both internal parties and external clients. The ability to work cross-functionally internally as well as provide clear and consistent communication with project stakeholders at all levels is required; strong written and communication skills are also necessary. Resumes to [email protected]

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in investigation and remediation of security incidents and issues
  • Conduct security assessments to identify areas of risk and provide specific technical guidance to help ensure any gaps are remediated
  • Analyze, report on, and provide feedback on cloud and cloud/hybrid security architectures for clients and internal projects
  • Collaborate with other members of the cloud team to develop and grow our Cloud Security practice
  • Raise the awareness level of cloud security in the organization
  • Provide requirements for critical cloud projects and initiatives
  • Conduct in-depth research on current cloud security tools, techniques and best practices and technologies to remain at the forefront of offensive and defensive capabilities
  • Develop and mentors junior team members
  • Provide clear, consistent, regular communication with all project stakeholders at all levels, including presentations to senior management, creating agendas and status update presentations
  • Builds a great working relationship with team members and client teams


Experience & Qualifications:

  • Experience in administration of Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, or Google Cloud Platform (GCP) cloud environments
  • Experience conducting Incident Response investigations in the cloud
  • College degree or equivalent and significant related work experience are required
  • Experience as a Security Architect and/or Engineer are required
  • Experience with Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP is required
  • Experience with systems automation platforms and technologies is preferred
  • Experience architecting solutions in AWS, Azure, or GCP is required
  • Proficiency in one or more scripting or compiled languages - Python, Ruby, C#, PowerShell, Golang - is required
  • Working knowledge of common and industry standard cloud-native/cloud-friendly authentication mechanisms (OAuth, OpenID, etc.) a plus
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture for cloud-based services is a plus
  • Experience working with cloud security and governance tools, Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) is a plus
  • Experience with enterprise applications (architecture, development, support, and troubleshooting) is a plus
  • Open to remote/office locations

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